Usage examples for goldfinches

  1. I have myself heard goldfinches that were reared in a cage sing beautifully, but not the regular goldfinch song; it was clearly the song of a finch, but of what finch I could not have told. – Ways of Nature by John Burroughs
  2. They first flew to the nest of the goldfinches which was in a tree not far from the maple where the lark- children lived. – Policeman Bluejay by L. Frank Baum